Multifocal gas permeable lens design did not affect near or intermediate visual acuity, according to the report.
Contact lenses equipped with ultraviolet radiation blocking filters may also provide protection to the critical limbal region.
Transient changes in corneal thickness and curvature parameters may provide clinicians with a negative impression on keratoconus progression.
Multifocal lenses can reduce distance contrast sensitivity under photopic and mesopic conditions, a study shows.
Despite Thailand’s lack of governmental oversight with respect to contact lens regulation, a majority of participants exhibited good contact lens care behaviors.
Both aspheric lens designs reduced visual quality and altered binocular vision more than the concentric circle design.
For too long, we have accepted that myopia and myopia progression are normal aspects of aging. With new management tools and treatment options, this message needs to change immediately.
Clinicians can advocate for their patient’s ocular health by discussing the benefits of daily disposable lenses, even when those patients are established wearers of planned replacement lenses.
Clinicians should not underestimate the importance of handling for application when fitting patients for contact lenses.
Alleviating dry eye symptoms and increasing comfort is crucial for successful outcomes in contact lens practice.
Despite the dual-focus contact lens design’s effectiveness in slowing myopia progression, they may cause a reduced accommodative response during near work, a study shows.
Clinicians may consider including meibography as a part of routine examination in CL wearers, a study suggests.
Clinicians should consider referring patients with AK to mental health professionals for rehabilitative support and counseling, a study suggests.
Clinicians should consider prescribing lower concentrations of hyaluronic acid to treat dry eye or contact lens discomfort, a study suggests.
Clinicians may eventually be able to achieve trial-free fitting of orthokeratology lenses using a novel sagittal height fitting algorithm, according to a report.
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While reliable measurements were readily obtained by each device, their precision on individual patients was poor.
Meibomian gland visibility can be assessed in an objective and repeatable way, according to a report.
Children experience the best results with multifocal contact lenses when myopia is diagnosed before a period of intensive growth, according to a report.
Clinicians may wish to consider quality of vision factors in addition to visual acuity when fitting these patients with contact lenses.